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Children, Youth, and Family Committee

In response to God’s love and grace, the purpose of the Children, Youth & Family committee at Good Shepherd is to:

  • Teach that Good Shepherd is a place to feel welcome and safe
  • Lay the foundation for what it means to live a life as a child of God and a disciple
  • Support and connect children, youth, and families from birth through all stages of family life


Our areas of ministry include:

  • Birth to Three Ministry
  • Children's Ministry
  • Middle School Ministry
  • High School Ministry
  • Family Ministry
  • Amped Confirmation
  • Baptism
  • Children and Youth Music Programs
  • Church School
  • First Communion
  • High School Internship Program
  • Summer Day Camps

Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes, ministry updates, past annual reports, and agendas for upcoming meetings can be found here.

Meeting Schedule

Our committee meets on the third Tuesday of every month at Madison campus from 7:30-9pm.


Steve Johnson

Committee Chair
Term ending January 2022
Tyler Gold

Tyler Gold

Board Liaison



Joanne Zastrow

Staff Liaison, Director of Children's Ministry
Becca Mortensen

Becca Feldhacker

Staff Liaison, Director of Youth

Noelle LoConte

Committee Member

Jessica McCarty

Staff Liaison, Ministry Coordinator
Laura Clark

Laura Clark

Staff Liaison, Youth Ministry Assistant
Alex Seaborg

Alex Seaborg

Committee Member - Youth Liaison

Stacy Nemeth

Committee Member

Stacy Chappell

Committee Member

Pamela Ziemlewicz

Committee Member